LAWRENCE COUNTY-The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office issued a statement concerning the dumping of oil onto the roadways in Lawrence County. Teo suspects have been arrested and charged in this incident:
The Lawrence County Commission and the Sheriff’s Office started receiving tips and home
security camera videos of the incident. An early 90’s model blue GMC pickup truck was spotted pulling a utility trailer with a large container on the back. The container appeared to be capable of holding upwards of 500 gallons. The truck and trailer of oil was randomly driving around the east end of the county discarding the oil on the roadways before finally he had discarded all the oil somewhere around Central Parkway in Decatur.